CBSE PSA For Class 9 and Class 11



CBSE PSA is objective Test, having Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). Thus it will also help students get an idea of how to deal with various other competitive examinations. It will be compulsory for all students of Classes IX and Class XI. It will comprise of 60 items of MCQ type and will carry 60 marks.

Date of Examination: To be announced…

The assessment in language will contain items that will assess grammar, usage, vocabulary in context and passage-completion.

CBSE PSA Syllabus

CBSE has not declared any specific syllabus for the PSA Exam. However they have broadly outlined the three key domains on which the questions are based.

Click Here for CBSE PSA Syllabus for Class IX & XI

The items will be prepared in Hindi as well as English.

PSA score will be counted towards FA4 which is 10% of total assessments for class-IX. This score will be reflected equally in one language (English or Hindi), Mathematics, Science and Social Science. Class-XI students will be issued a separate certificate for the same.

All those students of classes X and XII (who appeared in PSA while studying in classes IX and XI during the previous session) who wish to improve in PSA may be allowed to do so. Related information may be indicated clearly at the time of submission of the List of Candidates for annual examination.

CBSE PSA Sample Papers

CBSE Problem Solving Assessment (PSA) is very important for students as its score will reflect in their final result. The key to mark a good success in this exam is the Practice. Sample Question Papers for CBSE PSA will serve the purpose of practice for PSA Exam.

  • Click Here for CBSE PSA Sample Papers for Class 9
  • Click Here for CBSE PSA Sample Papers for Class 11

CBSE PSA Question Papers are also available for Class 9 and Class 11. Click Here to download PSA Previous year Papers.

PSA Result 2014
CBSE PSA 20 Nov 2014 Discussion
CBSE PSA Previous Year Question Paper

Why PSA is conducted twice in 2014. I think last PSA was conducted in Jan / Feb 2014. Will it be conducted again in Jan / Feb 2015?


PSA Exam conducted on 20 Nov 2014 was for session 2014 - 2015. No exam will be conducted before Apr 2015 now. Next exam will be conducted for 2015-2016 session only.


When CBSE PSA 2016 Exam is expected? There is no Information till now…


PSA exam will not be conducted for 2015-2016 session.